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life, lived michaela's way. chase. make more of what's yours. ( marty ) here is a live look at the embarcadero. ( marty ) here is dave spahr with the weather. (dave)unseasonably strong high pressure will stay in place through the weekend and into next week. daily record highs will likely be set this weekend with periods of gusty offshore winds in the hills. long range forecast models
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remain dry through the middle of the month. month. breaking overnight ...in the east bay... a gunman is on the loose this morning. police say he was armed with an assault style rifleand was seen running into an apartment complex in pleasant hill ....
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a swat team was called in and neighbors were asked to shelter in place. kron 4's camila bernal is in pleasant hill this morning.camila, has the lockdown been lifted ? at about 10:31 pm the department received multiple calls reporting a man was seen with an assault-style rifle and wearing a bullet proof vest walking in front of 100 boyd road. pleasant hill police officers arrived within seconds and saw the man in front of the apartment complex at 100 boyd road. officers confirmed he was in possession of an assault-style rifle and was wearing a ballistic vest. he ran into the apartment complex.local residents were contacted and advised to shelter in place. the central county regional swat team was activated.the subject was not located and his identity is currently unknown. he is described as a white male adult, approximately 5'6" with brown hair and a light beard. he was wearing a dark beanie cap, camouflage pants and a black ballistic vest.
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thanks camila ... we'll check in with you throughout the morning.of course ... anyone with information about the information anyone with of course ... the morning. throughout you check in with camila ... we'll thanks thanks camila ... we'll check in with you throughout the morning.of course ... anyone with information about the investigation is urged to call police. ( marty @ landing ) a big story we're following this morning ... a man from texas is now in the santa clara county jail. he's accused of traveling to the bay area to meet a mountain view minor for sex.kron four's spencer blake reports from san
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jose about the case, in which the adult suspect pretended to be a teenager himself. (looklive)"while the suspect in this case is from texas, it appears none of the physical crimes actually happened there. turns out he flew into the south bay to meet his victim."(pkg)this is the mugshot of gabriel gonzalez, a 27-year-old from the dallas metroplex.police say he began an online relationship with a 16-year-old sunnyvale girl in july of last year.over the next five months, authorities say he exchanged lewd images and videos with his victim, all while pretending to be 17. then, a police reports says, just a few days after christmas, he flew from irving texas to san jose...so he could meet up with his victim, take her to a hotel in mountain view, and have sex with her.this is far from the first interstate predator case. " it's actually pretty frequent. there is a lot - unfortunately kids these days, they really interact with people that they don't know online."after gonzalez had
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flown back to texas on new year's eve, the girl's parents learned about the relationship, they called sunnyvale department of public safety.they handed the case to mountain view police, because that's where the alleged sexual contact happened."when we were brought in and figured out that he had flown out here from texas, but that a majority of these contacts, of these inappropriate images and videos that were being exchanged were happening online, that's actually the fbi's jurisdiction."the internet crimes against children task force also investigates when there's a minor involved.soon mountain view police were ready to send officers to texas to bring gonzalez back to face charges here."we have to work with a local jurisdiction agency to ensure that they're aware that we're coming out there. they helped us with a search warrant to ensure that we had all the appropriate materials to build the case."they arrested gonzalez at his home without incident.the charges against him include possession of child pornography and sex with a minor.(looklive)"police and the internet crimes against children task force remind minors never to talk to anyone they don't know online, and if they ever do see something strange with someone they're with, something they're not sure of, they should tell a trusted adult immediately.in san jose, spencer blake, kron four news." ( marty ) a bart rider took to
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social media ... to report that she was sexually assaulted while riding the train. she got on at 16th and mission in san francisco and fell asleep. she says when she woke up, a man next to her was rubbing her thigh and making lewd actions. another bart rider says she's always on alert. ( marty ) bart police say they are watching surveillance video to see if they can identify the suspect. bart says it will continue to work with the alleged victim on the case. ( marty ) still ahead on the kron 4 morning news ... startling new video of what happened when s-f-p-d officers confronted car bugalary suspects. ( marty ) after months of debate -- a painful decision on some south bay schools.the three san jose
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schools which will be shutting ( marty ) and after the break ... the number of child flu deaths in california is now wellover 100. and a north bay county reports it's first flu death. we've got an update.
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flu hospitalizations and deaths are still on the rise... as this extremely rough flu season continues.. the c-d-c reported an additional 16 children have died from the flu this week. that increases the number to 53 of children who have died by the virus so far during this flu season. 48 states are reporting widespread flu activity. the c-d-c says that as bad as it is -- the wave of flu cases has not yet peaked. ( marty ) in the north bay.... sonoma county has now reported its first flu death this season. it had already reported at least a dozen severe cases of the flu in adults under 65.... but no deaths until now. no details are being released yet about the victim...
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county officials continue to urge people to get the vaccine. ( marty ) your cup of coffee might soon come with a warning. california keeps a list of chemicals it considers ápossibleá causes of cancer. acrylamide --which is created when coffee beans are roasted -- is considered one of them. a lawsuit filed in los angeles is targeting companies that make or sell coffee. according to the suit....the defendants failed to warn coffee drinkers that they may be exposed to the chemical. the suit seeks to impose fines ... and if successful ... force the companies to post warnings. but coffee companies say the acrylamide levels in coffee should be considered safe under state law. ( dave ) (ácommercialá) (áábreakáá)(ácommercialá)
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embarcadero this morning. toss to weather. (dave) unseasonably strong high pressure will stay in place through the weekend and into next week. daily record highs will likely be set this weekend with periods of gusty
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offshore winds in the hills. long range forecast models remain dry through the middle of the month. month.
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( marty )in one of our top stories this morning ... san francisco police have just released dramatic new video from a violent encounter with car break-in suspects. it started when plainclothes officers spotted suspects in a black infiniti breaking into a car. things took a violent turn when the officers confronted them.< ... drop your gun! >( marty ) the driver ignored
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commands to stop and ran over the officer and another suspected accomplice twice. the two suspects in the car then took off. but got into an accident nearby and were arrested. the other suspect who was run over ... is hospitalized. all three suspects are now both facing a slew of charges. including attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon. ( marty ) a big story about the big game tomorrow. kron 4's charles clifford reports c-h-p officers in the bay area are increasing patrols to tackle drunk driving. . natswhen the eagles face the patriots on sunday, football fans. . both serious and casual. . will be watching the game at parties, in restaurants and in bars. the california highway patrol wants to remind everyone to
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drink responsibly and when the game is over to definietly not drive while intoxicated. that being said, the chp will have extra officers on duty watching for problems.sot
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fire at a scrap metal plant in richmond sent plumes of heavy smoke into the air. now - officials say they've detected a potentially dangerous toxin in the air. air samples show that the fire was as toxic as expected. most concerning... the discovery of the cancer causing chemical benzene. it was found to be three times over the safe limit in point richmond. officials say the levels are likely due to what was in the scrap yard that burned for about ten hours. neighbors were warned to stay inside... some are still contacting the county with concerns.
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road warriors take on the kings.gary radnich has the highlights in sports. live look outside... richmond bridge
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haven't lost back to back games this season steph curry and kevin durant looking to bounce back... after combining 1-12 behind the arc --not a great start for curry one for five from threes in the first quarter -- here comes kevin durant... jakarr sampson slips and hits the floor durant hits the pull up three warriors up 52-48 -- second half...
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curry got it going hits a three... finished with 23 points, 6 assists, 5 rebounds --turnovers a big problem again for golden state patrick mccaw loses the ball... buddy hield goes the other way for the basket... --next possession... hield picks off durant makes a one-point game warriors had 25 turnovers in the game -- durant does enough to put the game away hits a three... finished with 33 points, 6 assists, 4 rebounds -- golden state wins 119-104 11-0 following a loss will play denver tomorrow night on to super bowl talk tom brady and bill belichick are trying to win their sixth champsionship. brady is the only quarterback in history to win five super bowls. he will be looking for his sixth against the eagles sunday. this week the san mateo native shut down any talks of him slowly down and retiring in the next few years. today in his final press conference... he gave us
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an insight on why he likes to behind late in the game."when you are losing late in the game, what's the worst thing that can happen? you're already losing. i think in some ways i'm more relaxed when we are losing because if you don't do anything you already know what the outcome is going to be. i always look at it as a great opportunity. i think 'man if we can find a way to come back in win this... this is what people are going to remember, this is what people really want to see". the sharks looking for the first win since the all-star break. san jose has lost their last four games we head to columbus... taking on the blue jackets... hoping to turn around their four- --game tied at one... kevin lebanc... scores a goal sharkies retake the lead --in the third period... marc- lights the lamp sharks win 3-1 live look
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( marty ) here's a live look at the bay bridge. ( marty ) dave spahr has your forecast... (dave) unseasonably strong high
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pressure will stay in place through the weekend and into next week. daily record highs will likely be set this weekend with periods of gusty offshore winds in the hills. long range forecast models remain dry through the middle of the month.
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( marty ) in the south bay ... an update on a story we've been following in a cash strapped school district in san jose. kron four's rob fladeboe reports that the oak grove school district plans to close three elementary schools this fall. it was a sad day here at del robles elementary where some parents were only just hearing thenews as school let out. the oak grove school district board voted thursday to close three elementary schools, del robles, glider elementary and george miner elementary. shaun tanner has three kids at
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del robles.shaun tanner/parent "...it's disheartening, it's sad. whenever you uproots the kids and take away their friends, it's sad and it's going to be that way until june..."the district said the closures were needed to help offset a projected 12 million dollarbudget deficit. in a statement, superintendent jose manza said the action will help to maximize diminishing resources and deliver a quality education to all students. shaun tanner is critical of how the decision was reached.shaun tanner/parent '....some of the schoolsdidn;t even have representation on the committee, like miner, which is closing didn't have anyone to speak up for it and that is just sad...."the district, having lost 200 students in each of the past four years, cited declining enrollment
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tied to high housing costs as part of the problem. if approved, a parcel tax will help offset the deficit. parents like shaun tanner plan to ask the board to reconsider it'sdecision.shaun tanner/parent"...what i want to do is unify all the school to speak with one voice and go to the board and say closing schools is not the way to do this...."rob fladeboe/san jose ".....it's not clear if there will be any layoffs associated with the closures. for no, teachers and students are to be re-assigned to other schools after attendance boundaries are re drawn in san jose rob fladeboe kron 4 news ( marty ) ( marty ) an oakland man who is accused of shooting an off-duty paramedic when he was 16 years old will be tried as an adult. 34-year old quinn boyer was shot and killed in the oakland hills in 2013. christian burton, is now 21. he first stood
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trial in 20-15 for the crime. that trial ended with a hung jury -- 7 to 5 in favor of a guilty verdict. co- defendant david mcneal was 15 at the time of the shooting. he was found guilty of first degree murder and sentenced to 48-years to ( marty ) a man with a gun stole a laptop from an east bay woman as she sat on her front porch. the brazen armed robbery happened in the quiet town of albany. kron 4's ella sogomonian has the story. (nats) homeowners on this albany block of sonoma avenue say they chose to live here because it is safe. but thursday afternoon at 2:45 a woman minding her own business on her front porch looked up to see a man pointing a gun at her while a second grabbed her laptop.sot: julia lee, neighbor// "i was very surprised it's a very quiet street."neighboring berkeley and oakland have seen an uptick in electronic thefts outside cafes but albany police were surprised this
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sort of crime has been taken to a homefront in their quiet town.sot: anne march, berkeley resident// "it's shocking this isn't the type of neighborhood people thought they were moving into and people have lived here a long time and it is certainly not the neighborhood that they knew so i think that's really sad." police say a witness told them the two black men around 19 years old and 6 feet tall drove off north on ordway street in a green chevy sedan. ( marty ) this week ice agents raided nearly 80 businesses across northern california. immigrant rights supporters held a news conference to make sure employers and their workers know their rights. they gathered in front of the ice san francisco headquarters to talk about federal inspections or audits. that audit requires employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of their employees.
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it's based on a new law authored by state assembly member david ( marty ) according to the new immigrant worker protection law ... employers are supposed to be given advance notice before the audit. employers should ask for a warrant to make sure it is a legitimate audit. some people are outraged by the way a uc berkely worker was arrested during a rally. we'll tell you what led to that arrest. live look outside... san mateo bridge.mateo bridge. outside... san
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uc employee at a rally. witnesses claim campus police used excessive force. kron 4's hermela aregawi spoke with witnessess and has more. chaos as uc police try to arrest david cole.the campus cook was among dozens of employees protesting unfair wages at a rally thursday. he was arrested after another man driving through the intersection claimed cole hit his car with his sign.but witnesses say that's not true.. and that police used excessive force in the arrest. kathryn lybarger/union presidenthe's a coworker of mine. i work here on campus. he's a cook right and to see someone like him a standup memeber of the community treated this way, with an arm around his neck slammed to the pavement //to say it's upsetting is to put it really mildly. honestly i'm outraged cole was cited and released from jail thursday evening.a
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union spokesperson says the 51 year old sustained injuries to the head and had to have stitches in his eyes and nose. kathryn lybarger/union presidenthe has been consistently there and involved and a contributor. he's someone we can rely on. he's always stepped in and said how can i help.we are demanding that all charges be dropped on david and actually there be reforms at uc systemwide to protect students and workers involved in peaceful protestuc's chancellor released a statement citing the allegations against cole. and adding the use of force is unfortunate and is only used when necessary to protect the community coming up after the break ... a san francisco muni station underneath market street is a big part of muni's operations. even though trains havent stopped there since the 70's. we'll take a look at how this ghost station helps keep muni on track. live look outside... san
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tower. dave spahr is here with your weather forecast. (dave)unseasonably strong high pressure will stay in place through the weekend and into next week. daily record highs will likely be set this weekend with periods of gusty offshore winds in the hills. long range forecast models remain dry through the middle of the month.
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( marty ) this ( marty )
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( marty ) this morning we go underground to reveal a san francisco muni ghost station. the eureka valley stop has been a ghost station for over 40 years. kron four's spencer blake takes an in depth look at how it helps the muni trains stay on track. (nats of chain-link gate) behind these gates....darkness sets in.the underground eureka valley muni station underneath
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market street is right between the castro and forest hill stations.but wait - i know what you're thinking."there is no station between castro and forest hill.""where is it?! i would like to use it if it exists."well it does exist...but it's a ghost station."this remains a live and very critical asset to the safe operation of the system." s-f-m-t-a director of transit john haley gave me a tour of the old station platform....making sure i had a neon vest and a flashlight before going underground."it's essential that you know what we're walking into. any maintenance crew gets a full safety briefing before they start work."eureka valley áwas an active train stop starting around world war one...all the way until the 70s.that's when the market street subway system was built...and with the castro station about a football field away, there was no longer a need for trains to stop here at eureka valleybut even now 46 years later, trains pass through this station every day"uh, i don't even pay attention to it, i guess. interesting. i'll look
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next time."though you can't get to the platform the station is neither useless nor abandoned.s-f-m-t-a still uses it..."on a almost nightly basis - multiple times a week - our maintenance crews - the people that take care of the track, people that take care of the electric overhead wire." because they only have a few hours each night when trains áaren't running ...crews use this quick access to the twin peaks tunnel.otherwise they'd have to enter from another station, and waste precious time traveling deeper into the tunnel.standup"so aside from maintenance workers doing their job and an occasional curious reporter here and there, we wanted to know who else gets to come down to the depths of this ghost station." "nobody belongs down here unless you have a permission from our operating control center to have what's called a track clearance."not only is it dangerous - look how close the trains pass by - but it's also a historical monument, of sorts, that's special to muni. "so we capped this off."these kind of creepy stairs that seemingly lead to
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nowhere....and this abandoned bench once filled with waiting passengers...got my curiousity going.is there anything supernatural down here?"there are all kinds of folklore and rumors about ghost stories here. like for example, right now i think i heard weeping coming from the walls saying that even though new england's in the super bowl again, joe montana is still better than tom brady. i think i did hear that.""does that creep you out at all?no. i'm from san francisco. i have tough skin here!""they should put halloween spooks in there (laughs)."since these gates are kept locked from the outside...your only chance of catchign a glimpse of eureka valley station...is to take a ride on muni train as you leave or approach the castro station.better look quick...or you'll miss it completely.in san francisco...or rather, áunder san francisco, spencer blake, kron four news. ( marty ) the father of three daughters abused by convicted sexual predator larry nassartried to attack him in a michigan courtroom
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yesterday... it began as another day of testimony against the former sports doctor... then the man who earlier asked for time alone with him in a locked room -- lunged for nassar. randall margraves was restrained by deputies before he could reach him. here's a closer look at how this began -- and the judge's eventual reaction. ( marty ) margraves apologized
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after he was brought back into the courtroom.the judge said he'd acted inappropriately - but agreed to release him without a fine or penalty. ( marty ) after the break ... we'll show you how the warriors are stepping up to help the performer whose 7 foot unicycle went missing from s-f-o... (ácommercialá)(áábreakáá)
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( marty )(landing) a happy ending for the "red panda acrobat" whose 25-thousand dollar unicycle went missing over a week ago at s-f-o. the warriors say they will buy a brand new, custom-made, 7 foot unicycle for their long- time halftime performer. red panda lives in san francisco and does halftime shows all across the country -- and has plans to perform at oracle again this year during the playoffs.
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request to have her come back. so for us we wanted to make sure that we can keep her on the cycle and she can continue to perform not just at oracle but around the world."> ( marty ) surveillance video caught a man taking the unicycle from the baggage claim at s-f-o on january 24th. police are trying to figure out if he took it accidentally or on purpose. ( marty @ landing ) prognosticating animals have made their picks for tomorrow's big game. but america's four-legged football fans can't seem to agree on the winner. in cincinnati -- after much deliberation, fiona the hippo is going with the eagles. the memphis zoo's panda named le-le agrees -- she pulled down an eagles flag and wrapped herself up in it. but april the giraffe begs to differ -- she's all about the patriots. ( dave )sunny and record breaking warmth this weekend...got your forecast strait ahead...korn4 morning news. (camilla) a gunman is on the loose this morning. police say he was armed with
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an assault style riflei'll have a live report in the next hour.
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life's bleachable moments need clorox bleach. ( marty )( marty ) here is a live look at the embarcadero. ( marty ) here is dave spahr with the weather. (dave)unseasonably strong high pressure will stay in place
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through the weekend and into next week. daily record highs will likely be set this weekend with periods of gusty offshore winds in the hills. long range forecast models remain dry through the middle of the month.
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breaking overnight ...in the east bay... a gunman is on the loose this morning. police say he was armed with an assault style rifleand was seen running into an apartment complex in pleasant hill .... a swat team was called in and neighbors were asked to shelter in place. kron 4's camila bernal is in pleasant hill this morning.camila, has the lockdown been lifted ? at about 10:31 pm the department received multiple calls reporting a man was seen with an assault-style rifle and wearing a bullet proof vest walking in front of 100 boyd road. pleasant hill police officers arrived within seconds and saw the man in front of the apartment complex at 100 boyd road. officers confirmed he was in possession of an assault-style rifle and was wearing a ballistic vest. he ran into the apartment complex.local residents were contacted and advised to shelter in place. the central county regional swat team was
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activated.the subject was not located and his identity is currently unknown. he is described as a white male adult, approximately 5'6" with brown hair and a light beard. he was wearing a dark beanie cap, camouflage pants and a black ballistic vest. thanks camila ... we'll check in with you throughout the morning.of course ... anyone with information about the investigation is police. ( marty @ ( marty @ landing ) a big
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story we're following this morning ... a man from texas is now in the santa clara county jail. he's accused of traveling to the bay area to meet a mountain view minor for sex.kron four's spencer blake reports from san jose about the case, in which the adult suspect pretended to be a teenager himself. (looklive)"while the suspect in this case is from texas, it appears none of the physical crimes actually happened there. turns out he flew into the south bay to meet his victim."(pkg)this is the mugshot of gabriel gonzalez, a
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27-year-old from the dallas metroplex.police say he began an online relationship with a 16-year-old sunnyvale girl in july of last year.over the next five months, authorities say he exchanged lewd images and videos with his victim, all while pretending to be 17. then, a police reports says, just a few days after christmas, he flew from irving texas to san jose...so he could meet up with his victim, take her to a hotel in mountain view, and have sex with her.this is far from the first interstate predator case. " it's actually pretty frequent. there is a lot - unfortunately kids these days, they really interact with people that they don't know online."after gonzalez had flown back to texas on new year's eve, the girl's parents learned about the relationship, they called sunnyvale department of public safety.they handed the case to mountain view police, because that's where the alleged sexual contact happened."when we were brought in and figured out that he had flown out here from texas, but that a majority of these contacts, of these inappropriate images and
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videos that were being exchanged were happening online, that's actually the fbi's jurisdiction."the internet crimes against children task force also investigates when there's a minor involved.soon mountain view police were ready to send officers to texas to bring gonzalez back to face charges here."we have to work with a local jurisdiction agency to ensure that they're aware that we're coming out there. they helped us with a search warrant to ensure that we had all the appropriate materials to build the case."they arrested gonzalez at his home without incident.the charges against him include possession of child and sex with a minor. (looklive)"police and the internet crimes against children ( marty ) a bart rider took to social media ... to report that she was sexually assaulted while riding the train. she got on at 16th and mission in san francisco and fell asleep. she says when she woke up, a man next to her was rubbing her thigh and making lewd actions. another bart rider says she's
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always on alert. ( marty ) bart police say they are watching surveillance video to see if they can identify the suspect. bart says it will continue to work with the alleged victim on the case. ( marty ) still ahead on the kron 4 morning news ... startling new video of what happened when s-f-p-d officers confronted car bugalary suspects. ( marty ) after months of debate -- a painful decision on some south bay schools.the three san jose schools which will be shutting down.. ( marty ) and after the break ... the number of child flu deaths in california is now wellover 100. and a north bay county reports it's first flu death. we've got an update.
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deaths are still on the rise... as this extremely rough flu season continues.. the c-d-c reported an additional 16 children have died from the flu this week. that increases the number to 53 of children who have died by the virus so far during this flu season. 48 states are reporting widespread flu activity. the c-d-c says that as bad as it is -- the wave of flu cases has not yet peaked. ( marty ) in the north bay.... sonoma county has now reported its first flu death this season. it had already reported at least a dozen severe cases of the flu in adults under 65.... but no deaths until now. no details are being released yet about the victim... county officials continue to urge people to get the ( marty ) your cup of coffee might soon come with a warning. california keeps a list of chemicals it considers ápossibleá causes of cancer. acrylamide --which is created when coffee beans are roasted -- is considered one of them. a
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lawsuit filed in los angeles is targeting companies that make or sell coffee. according to the suit....the defendants failed to warn coffee drinkers that they may be exposed to the chemical. the suit seeks to impose fines ... and if successful ... force the companies to post warnings. but coffee companies say the acrylamide levels in coffee should be considered safe under ( dave )sunny and record breaking warmth this your forecast strait ahead...korn4 morning news. (ácommercialá)(áábreakáá) (ácommercialá) (ácommercialá) here's a live look at
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kirkwood this morning... ( marty ) here's a live look at the embarcadero this
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morning. toss to weather. (dave)unseasonably strong high pressure will stay in place through the weekend and into next week. daily record highs will likely be set this weekend with periods of gusty
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offshore winds in the hills. long range forecast models remain dry through the middle of the month. ( marty ) in one of our top stories this
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morning ... san francisco police have just released dramatic new video from a violent encounter with car break-in suspects. it started when plainclothes officers spotted suspects in a black infiniti breaking into a car. things took a violent turn when the officers confronted them.< ... drop your gun! >( marty ) the driver ignored
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commands to stop and ran over the officer and another suspected accomplice twice. the two suspects in the car then took off. but got into an accident nearby and were arrested. the other suspect who was run over ... is hospitalized. all three suspects are now both facing a slew of charges. including attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon. ( marty ) a big story about the big game tomorrow. kron 4's charles clifford reports c-h-p officers in the bay area are increasing patrols to tackle drunk driving. . natswhen the eagles face the patriots on sunday, football fans. . both serious and casual. . will be watching the
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game at parties, in restaurants and in bars. the california highway patrol wants to remind everyone to drink responsibly and when the game is over to definietly not drive while intoxicated. that being said, the chp will have extra officers on duty watching for problems.sot
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they highway patrol also says that anyone caught driving under the influence can expect to serve jail time and could also face up to 10 thousand dollars in fines and fees. ( marty ) there's new fallout from tuesday's huge fire at a scrap metal plant in richmond sent plumes of heavy smoke into the air. now - officials say they've detected a potentially dangerous toxin in the air. air samples show that the fire was as toxic as expected. most concerning... the discovery of the cancer causing chemical benzene. it was found to be three times over the safe limit in point richmond. officials say the levels are likely due to what was in the scrap yard that burned for about ten hours. neighbors were warned to stay inside... some are still contacting the county with concerns.
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investigating the cause of the fire. ( marty )still ahead ...the road warriors take on the kings.gary radnich has the highlights in sports. live look outside... richmond bridge
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that was steve kerr after the warriors 30-point loss to utah on tuesday night tonight they were taking on the kings. this time golden state did not enjoy the night life in sacramento...it was all business. -- the warriors haven't lost back to back games this season steph curry and kevin durant looking to bounce back... after
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combining 1-12 behind the arc --not a great start for curry one for five from threes in the first quarter -- here comes kevin durant... jakarr sampson slips and hits the floor durant hits the pull up three warriors up 52-48 -- second half... curry got it going hits a three... finished with 23 points, 6 assists, 5 rebounds --turnovers a big problem again for golden state patrick mccaw loses the ball... buddy hield goes the other way for the basket... --next possession... hield picks off durant makes a one-point game warriors had 25 turnovers in the game -- durant does enough to put the game away hits a
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three... finished with 33 points, 6 assists, 4 rebounds -- golden state wins 119-104 11-0 following a loss will play denver tomorrow night on to super bowl talk tom brady and bill belichick are trying to win their sixth champsionship. brady is the only quarterback in history to win five super bowls. he will be looking for his sixth against the eagles sunday. this week the san mateo native shut down any talks of him slowly down and retiring in the next few years. today in his final press conference... he gave us an insight on why he likes to behind late in the game."when you are losing late in the game, what's the worst thing that can happen? you're already losing. i think in some ways i'm more relaxed when we are losing because if you don't do anything you already know what the outcome is going to be. i always look at it as a great opportunity. i think 'man if we can find a way to come back in win this... this is what people are going to remember, this is what people really want to see". the sharks looking for the first win since the all- star break. san jose has lost their last four games
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we head to columbus... -- sharks taking on the blue jackets... hoping to turn around their four-game road trip --game tied at one... kevin lebanc... scores a power play goal sharkies retake the lead --in the third period...edouard vlasic lights the lamp sharks win 3-1 live look outside... san mateo bridge.
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look at the bay bridge. ( marty ) dave spahr has your forecast... (dave)unseasonably (dave) unseasonably strong high pressure will stay
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in place through the weekend and into next week. daily record highs will likely be set this weekend with periods of gusty offshore winds in the hills. long range forecast models remain dry through the middle of the month.
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( marty ) in the south bay ... an update on a story we've been following in a cash strapped school district in san jose. kron four's rob fladeboe reports that the oak grove school district plans to close three elementary schools this fall. it was a sad day here at del robles elementary where some parents were only just hearing thenews as school let out. the oak grove school district board voted thursday to close three elementary schools, del robles, glider elementary and
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george miner elementary. shaun tanner has three kids at del robles.shaun tanner/parent "...it's disheartening, it's sad. whenever you uproots the kids and take away their friends, it's sad and it's going to be that way until june..."the district said the closures were needed to help offset a projected 12 million dollarbudget deficit. in a statement, superintendent jose manza said the action will help to maximize diminishing resources and deliver a quality education to all students. shaun tanner is critical of how the decision was reached.shaun tanner/parent '....some of the schoolsdidn;t even have representation on the committee, like miner, which is closing didn't have anyone to speak up for it and that is just sad...."the district, having lost 200 students in each of the past four years, cited declining enrollment tied to high housing costs as part of the problem. if
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approved, a parcel tax will help offset the deficit. parents like shaun tanner plan to ask the board to reconsider it'sdecision.shaun tanner/parent"...what i want to do is unify all the school to speak with one voice and go to the board and say closing schools is not the way to do this...."rob fladeboe/san jose ".....it's not clear if there will be any layoffs associated with the closures. for no, teachers and students are to be re-assigned to other schools after attendance boundaries are re drawn in san jose rob fladeboe kron 4 news ( marty ) an oakland man who is accused of shooting an off-duty paramedic when he was 16 years old will be tried as an adult. 34-year old quinn boyer was shot and
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killed in the oakland hills in 2013. christian burton, is now 21. he first stood trial in 20-15 for the crime. that trial ended with a hung jury -- 7 to 5 in favor of a guilty verdict. co- defendant david mcneal was 15 at the time of the shooting. he was found guilty of first degree murder and sentenced to 48-years to life. ( marty ) a man with a gun stole a laptop from an east bay woman as she sat on her front porch. the brazen armed robbery happened in the quiet town of albany. kron 4's ella sogomonian has the story. (nats) homeowners on this albany block of sonoma avenue say they chose to live here because it is safe. but thursday afternoon at 2:45 a woman minding her own business on her front porch looked up to see a man pointing a gun at her while a second grabbed her laptop.sot: julia lee, neighbor// "i was very surprised it's a very quiet street."neighboring berkeley
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and oakland have seen an uptick in electronic thefts outside cafes but albany police were surprised this sort of crime has been taken to a homefront in their quiet town.sot: anne march, berkeley resident// "it's shocking this isn't the type of neighborhood people thought they were moving into and people have lived here a long time and it is certainly not the neighborhood that they knew so i think that's really sad." police say a witness told them the two black men around 19 years old and 6 feet tall drove off north on ordway street in a green chevy sedan. ( marty ) moving on to national news now. a republican-crafted memo ... released by the white house ... has sparked a political firestorm. the memo describes how the f-b-i sought a warrant to wiretap a former trump campaign aide. it also alleges the warrant was
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based on a questionable piece of opposition research on donald trump's potential ties to russia. the president hopes this memo will discredit top officials investigating him. < i think the memo - i think it's terrible. you want to know the truth? i think it's a disgrace. what's going on in this country, i think it's a disgrace. the memo was sent to congress, it was declassified. congress will do whatever they're going to do. but i think it's a disgrace what's happening in our country. >( marty ) in tweet this morning ... trump repeated that the memo is a disgrace. top officials at the f-b-i and the department of justice objected to the memo because of quote "omissions of fact that fundamentally impact the memo's accuracy" ... and the actual warrants in this case are still sealed. some people are outraged by the way a uc berkely worker was arrested during a rally. we'll tell you what led to that arrest. live look outside... san mateo bridge.
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i'm and i'm an emt.erer when i get a migraine at work, it's debilitating. if i call out with a migraine, that's one less ambulance to serve a community. i just don't want to let these people down. excedrin migraine. relief that works as hard as you do. ( marty ) in the east bay,
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outrage over the arrest of a uc employee at a rally. witnesses claim campus police used excessive force. kron 4's hermela aregawi spoke with witnessess and has more. chaos as uc police try to arrest david cole.the campus cook was among dozens of employees protesting unfair wages at a rally thursday. he was arrested after another man driving through the intersection claimed cole hit his car with his sign.but witnesses say that's not true.. and that police used excessive force in the arrest. kathryn lybarger/union presidenthe's a coworker of mine. i work here on campus. he's a cook right and to see someone like him a standup memeber of the community treated this way, with an arm
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around his neck slammed to the pavement //to say it's upsetting is to put it really mildly. honestly i'm outraged cole was cited and released from jail thursday evening.a union spokesperson says the 51 year old sustained injuries to the head and had to have stitches in his eyes and nose. kathryn lybarger/union presidenthe has been consistently there and involved and a contributor. he's someone we can rely on. he's always stepped in and said how can i help.we are demanding that all charges be dropped on david and actually there be reforms at uc systemwide to protect students and workers involved in peaceful protestuc's chancellor released a statement citing the allegations against cole. and adding the use of force is unfortunate and is only used when necessary to protect the community coming up after the break ... a san francisco muni station underneath market street is a big part of muni's operations. even though trains havent stopped there
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since the 70's. we'll take a look at how this ghost station helps keep muni on track. live look outside... san francisco international airport.
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may qualify for home internet at a discounted rate of $10 a month. no commitment, deposit, or installation fee. visit att.com/accessnow to learn more. ( marty ) live look outside...sutro tower. dave spahr is here with your weather forecast. (dave)unseasonably strong high pressure will stay in place through the weekend and into next week. daily record highs will likely be set this weekend with periods of gusty offshore winds in the hills.
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long range forecast models remain dry through the middle of the month.
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( marty ) this morning we go underground to reveal a san francisco muni ghost station. the eureka valley stop has been a ghost station for over 40 years. kron four's
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spencer blake takes an in depth look at how it helps the muni trains stay on track. (nats of chain-link gate) behind these gates....darkness sets in.the underground eureka valley muni station underneath market street is right between the castro and forest hill stations.but wait - i know what you're thinking."there is no station between castro and forest hill.""where is it?! i would like to use it if it exists."well it does exist...but it's a ghost station."this remains a live and very critical asset to the safe operation of the system." s-f-m-t-a director of transit john haley gave me a tour of the old station platform....making sure i had a neon vest and a flashlight before going underground."it's
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essential that you know what we're walking into. any maintenance crew gets a full safety briefing before they start work."eureka valley áwas an active train stop starting around world war one...all the way until the 70s.that's when the market street subway system was built...and with the castro station about a football field away, there was no longer a need for trains to stop here at eureka valleybut even now 46 years later, trains pass through this station every day"uh, i don't
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even pay attention to it, i guess. interesting. i'll look next time."though you can't get to the platform the station is neither useless nor abandoned.s-f-m-t-a still uses it..."on a almost nightly basis - multiple times a week - our maintenance crews - the people that take care of the track, people that take care of the electric overhead wire." because they only have a few hours each night when trains áaren't running ...crews use this quick access to the twin peaks tunnel.they'd have to enter from another station, and waste precious time traveling deeper into the tunnel.standup"so aside from maintenance workers doing their job and an occasional curious reporter here and there, we wanted to know who else gets to come down to the depths of this ghost station." "nobody belongs down here unless you have a permission from our operating control center to have what's called a track clearance."not only is it dangerous - look how close the trains pass by - but it's also a historical monument, of sorts, that's special to muni. "so we capped this off."these kind of creepy stairs that seemingly lead to nowhere....and this abandoned bench once waiting passengers...got my curiousity going.is there anything supernatural down here?"there are all kinds of folklore and rumors about ghost stories here. like for example, right now i think i heard weeping coming from the walls saying that even though new england's in the super bowl again, joe montana is still better than tom brady. i think i did hear
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that.""does that creep you out at all?no. i'm from san francisco. i have tough skin here!""they should put halloween spooks in there (laughs)."since these gates are kept locked from the outside...your only chance of catchign a glimpse of eureka valley station...is to take a ride on muni train as you leave or approach the castro station.better look quick...or you'll miss it completely.in san francisco...or rather, áunder san francisco, spencer blake, kron four news. ( marty ) the father of three daughters abused by convicted sexual predator larry nassar tried to attack him in a michigan courtroom yesterday... it began as another day of testimony against the former sports doctor... then the man who earlier asked for time alone with him in a locked room -- lunged for nassar. randall margraves was restrained by deputies before he could reach him. here's a closer look at how this began -- and the judge's eventual ( marty ) margraves apologized
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after he was brought back into the courtroom.the judge said he'd acted inappropriately - but agreed to release him without a fine or penalty. without a fine to release him - but agreed inappropriately he'd acted the judge said courtroom.the judge said inappropriatelyto release him or penalty. ( marty ) or penalty.without a fine to release him - but agreed inappropriatelyhe'd acted the judge said courtroom.into the brought back after he was apologized after he was brought back into the courtroom.he'd acted - but agreed to release him - but agreed inappropriatelyhe'd acted inappropriately - but agreed without a fine or penalty. ( marty ) after the break ... we'll show you how the warriors are stepping up to help the performer whose 7 foot unicycle went missing from s- (ácommercialá)(áábreakáá) ( marty ) (áábreakáá)(ácommercialá) who are these people?
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the energy conscious people among us say small actions can add up to something... humongous. a little thing here. a little thing there. starts to feel like a badge maybe millions can wear. who are all these caretakers, advocates too? turns out, it's californians it's me and it's you. don't stop now, it's easy to add to the routine. join energy upgrade california and do your thing. bidding goodbye to former
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"temptations" frontman, dennis edwards. edwards died in chicago yesterday. he sang in another motown band, the contours, before joining the
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temptations in 19-68 replacing david ruffin. his voice ended up defining the legendary group in a new era .. with hits including .. "cloud nine" and "papa was a rolling stone." edwards became a rock and roll hall- of- famer in 19-89, when the temptations were inducted. the group also received the grammy lifetime achievement award in 20-13. dennis edwards was 74 years old. ( marty )(landing) a happy ending for the "red panda acrobat" whose 25-thousand dollar unicycle went missing over a week ago at s-f-o. the warriors say they will buy a brand new, custom-made, 7 foot unicycle for their long- time halftime performer. red panda lives in san francisco and does halftime shows all across the country -- and has plans to perform at oracle again this year during the playoffs.
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we get year in and year out request to have her come back. so for us we wanted to make sure that we can keep her on the cycle and she can continue to perform not just at oracle but around the world."> ( marty ) surveillance video caught a man taking the unicycle from the baggage claim at s-f-o on january 24th. police are trying to figure out if he took it accidentally or on purpose. ( dave )sunny and record breaking warmth this weekend...got your forecast strait ahead...korn4 morning news. (camilla) a gunman is on the loose this morning. police say he was armed with an assault style riflei'll have a live report in the next hour. i get out of work, and i go to the store, and somebody's smelling around. "mmm...i smell cookies!" i say, oh no, you just smell me. i just got out of work, that's honey bunches of oats, that's all. i say, don't eat me now.
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( marty ) here is a live
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look at the embarcadero. ( marty ) here is dave spahr with the weather. (dave) unseasonably strong high pressure will stay in place through the weekend and into next week. daily record highs will likely be set this weekend with periods of gusty offshore winds in the hills. long range forecast models remain dry through the middle of the month.
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breaking overnight ...in the east bay... a gunman is on the loose this morning. police say he was armed with an assault style rifleand was seen running into an apartment complex in pleasant hill .... a swat team was called in and neighbors were asked to shelter in place. kron 4's camila bernal is in pleasant hill this morning.camila, has the lockdown been lifted ? at about 10:31 pm the at about 10:31 at about 10:31 pm the department received multiple calls reporting a man was seen
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with an assault-style rifle and wearing a bullet proof vest walking in front of 100 boyd road. pleasant hill police officers arrived within seconds and saw the man in front of the apartment complex at 100 boyd road. officers confirmed he was in possession of an assault-style rifle and was wearing a ballistic vest. he ran into the apartment complex.local residents were contacted and advised to shelter in place. the central county regional swat team was activated.the subject was not located and his identity is currently unknown. he is described as a white male adult, approximately 5'6" with brown hair and a light beard. he was wearing a dark beanie cap, camouflage pants and a black ballistic vest.
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thanks camila ... we'll check in with you throughout the morning.of course ... anyone with information about the investigation is urged to call police. ( marty @ landing ) a big story we're following this morning ... a man from texas is now in the santa clara county jail. he's accused of traveling to the bay area to meet a mountain view minor for sex.kron four's
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spencer blake reports from san jose about the case, in which the adult suspect pretended to be a teenager himself. (looklive)"while the suspect in this case is from texas, it appears none of the physical crimes actually happened there. turns out he flew into the south bay to meet his victim."(pkg)this is the mugshot of gabriel gonzalez, a 27-year-old from the dallas metroplex.police say he began an online relationship with a 16-year-old sunnyvale girl in july of last year.over the next five months, authorities say he exchanged lewd images and videos with his victim, all while pretending to be 17. then, a police reports says, just a few days after christmas, he flew from irving texas to san jose...so he could meet up with his victim, take her to a hotel in
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mountain view, and have sex with her.this is far from the first interstate predator case. " it's actually pretty frequent. there is a lot - unfortunately kids these days, they really interact with people that they don't know online."after gonzalez had flown back to texas on new year's eve, the girl's parents learned about the relationship, they called sunnyvale department of public safety.they handed the case to mountain view police, because that's where the alleged sexual contact happened."when we were brought in and figured out that he had flown out here from texas, but that a majority of these contacts, of these inappropriate images and videos that were being exchanged were happening online, that's actually the fbi's jurisdiction."the internet crimes against children task force also investigates when there's a minor involved.soon mountain view police were ready to send officers to texas to bring gonzalez back to face charges here."we have to work with a local jurisdiction agency to ensure that they're aware that we're coming out there. with a search warrant to ensure that we had all the appropriate materials to build the case." they arrested gonzalez at his home incident.the charges against him include possession of child pornography and sex
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with a minor.(looklive)"police and the internet crimes against children task force remind minors never to talk to anyone they don't know online, and if they ever do see something strange with someone they're comminicating with, something they're not sure of, they should tell a trusted adult immediately.in san jose, spencer blake, kron four news." ( marty ) a bart rider took to social media ... to report that she was sexually assaulted while riding the train. she got on at 16th and mission in san francisco and fell asleep. she says when she woke up, a man next to her was rubbing her thigh and making lewd actions. another bart rider says she's always on alert. ( marty ) bart police say they are watching surveillance video to see if they can identify the suspect. bart says it will continue to work with the alleged victim on the case. ( marty ) still ahead on the kron 4 morning news ... startling new video of what happened when s-f-p-d officers confronted car bugalary suspects. ( marty ) after months of debate -- a painful
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decision on some south bay schools.the three san jose schools which will be shutting down.. ( marty ) and after the break ... the number of child flu deaths in california is now wellover 100. and a north bay county reports it's first flu death. we've got an update. ♪ ♪ with the chase mobile app, michaela deprince could pay practically anyone, at any bank, all while performing a grand jeté between two grand pianos. she could... in a commercial. in real life she uses it to pay her sister, from her couch, for that sweater she stained. what sweater? (phone buzzes) life, lived michaela's way. chase. make more of what's yours. flu hospitalizations and
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deaths are still on the rise... as this extremely rough flu season continues.. the c-d-c reported an additional 16 children have died from the flu this week. that increases the number to 53 of children who have died by the virus so far during this flu season. 48 states are reporting widespread flu activity. the c-d-c says that as bad as it is -- the wave of flu cases has not yet peaked. ( marty ) in the north bay.... sonoma county has now reported its first flu death this season. it had already reported at least a dozen severe cases of the flu in adults under 65.... but no
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deaths until now. no details are being released yet about the victim... county officials continue to urge people to get the ( marty ) your cup of coffee might soon come with a warning. california keeps a list of chemicals it considers ápossibleá causes of cancer. acrylamide --which is created when coffee beans are roasted -- is considered one of them. a lawsuit filed in los angeles is targeting companies that make or sell coffee. according to the suit....the defendants failed to warn coffee drinkers that they may be exposed to the chemical. the suit seeks to impose fines ... and if successful ... force the companies to post warnings. but coffee companies say the acrylamide levels in coffee should be considered safe under state law. ( dave )sunny and record breaking warmth this weekend...got your forecast strait ahead...korn4 morning news. ( marty ) for the for the weekend: it's the 7th annual
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american indian two spirits powwow. it's at fort mason in san francisco. the event will teach people of all ages about native american culture. it runs from 10 am to 6 pm. and it's free. (ácommercialá) here's a live look at
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kirkwood this morning... ( marty ) here's a live look at the embarcadero this morning.
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toss to weather. (dave)unseasonably strong high pressure will stay in place through the weekend and into next week. daily record highs will likely be set this weekend with periods of gusty offshore winds in the hills. long range forecast models remain dry through the middle of the month.
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( marty ) in one of our top stories this
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morning ... san francisco police have just released dramatic new video from a violent encounter with car break-in suspects. it started when plainclothes officers spotted suspects in a black infiniti breaking into a car. things took a violent turn when the officers confronted them.< ... drop your gun! >( marty ) the driver ignored commands to stop and ran over the officer and another suspected accomplice twice. the two suspects in the car then took off. but got into an accident nearby and were arrested. the other suspect who was run over ... is hospitalized. all three suspects are now
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both facing a slew of charges. including attempted murder and assault with a deadly ( marty ) a big story about the big game tomorrow. kron 4's charles clifford reports c-h-p officers in the bay area are increasing patrols to tackle drunk driving. . natswhen the eagles face the patriots on sunday, football fans. . both serious and casual. . will be watching the game at parties, in restaurants and in bars. the california highway patrol wants to remind everyone to drink responsibly and when the game is over to definietly not drive while intoxicated. that being said, the chp will have extra officers on duty watching for problems.sot
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injury and loss of life. on friday afternoon, we talked the highway patrol in oakland. they don't have any dui chekcpoints planned but officers will be out in force. sotwe are going to be putting all of our resources into roving patrols. other areas may do dui checkpoints, but in oakland youre just going to see more officers on the roads. they highway patrol also says that anyone caught driving under the influence can expect to serve jail time and could also face up to 10 thousand dollars in fines and fees. ( marty ) there's new fallout from tuesday's huge fire at a scrap metal plant in richmond sent plumes of heavy smoke into the air. now - officials say they've detected a potentially dangerous toxin in the air. air samples show that the fire was as toxic as expected. most concerning... the discovery of the cancer causing chemical benzene. it was found to be three times over the safe limit in point richmond. officials say the levels are likely due to what was in the scrap yard that burned for about ten hours. neighbors
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were warned to stay inside... some are still contacting the county with concerns.
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that was steve kerr after the
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warriors 30-point loss to utah on tuesday night tonight they were taking on the kings. this time golden state did not enjoy the night life in sacramento...it was all business. -- the warriors haven't lost back to back games this season steph curry and kevin durant looking to bounce back... after
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combining 1-12 behind the arc --not a great start for curry one for five from threes in the first quarter -- here comes kevin durant... jakarr sampson slips and hits the floor durant hits the pull up three warriors up 52-48 -- second half... curry got it going hits a three... finished with 23 points, 6 assists, 5 rebounds --turnovers a big problem again for golden state patrick mccaw loses the ball... buddy hield goes the other way for the basket... --next possession... hield picks off durant makes a one-point game warriors had 25 turnovers in the game does enough to put the game away hits a three... finished with 33 points, 6 assists, 4 rebounds -- golden state wins 119-104 11-0 following a loss will play denver tomorrow night on to super bowl talk tom brady and bill belichick are trying to win their sixth champsionship. brady is
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the only quarterback in history to win five super bowls. he will be looking for his sixth against the eagles sunday. this week the san mateo native shut down any talks of him slowly down and retiring in the next few years. today in his final press conference... he gave us an insight on why he likes to behind late in the game."when you are losing late in the game, what's the worst thing that can happen? you're already losing. i think in some ways i'm more relaxed when we are losing because if you don't do anything you already know what the outcome is going to be. i always look at it as a great opportunity. i think 'man if we can find a way to come back in win this... this is what people are going to remember, this is what people really want to see". the sharks looking for the first win since the all-star break. san jose has lost their last four games we head to columbus... -- sharks taking on the blue jackets... hoping to turn around their four-game road trip --game tied at one... kevin lebanc... scores a power play goal sharkies retake the lead --in the third period... marc- edouard vlasic lights the lamp sharks win 3-1 live look outside... san mateo bridge.
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( marty ) here's a live look at the golden gate bridge. ( marty ) dave spahr has your forecast... (dave)unseasonably strong high pressure will stay in place through the weekend and into next week. daily record highs will likely be set this weekend with periods of gusty offshore winds in the hills. long range forecast models remain dry through the
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middle of the month. month. middle of the the dry through models remain forecast long range forecast models remain dry through middle of the month. ( marty ) in the south bay ... an update on a story we've been following in a cash strapped school district in san jose. kron four's rob fladeboe reports that the oak grove school district plans to close three elementary schools this fall. it was a sad day here at del robles elementary where some parents were only just hearing
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thenews as school let out. the oak grove school district board voted thursday to close three elementary schools, del robles, glider elementary and george miner elementary. shaun tanner has three kids at del robles.shaun tanner/parent "...it's disheartening, it's sad. whenever you uproots the kids and take away their friends, it's sad and it's going to be that way until june..."the district said the closures were needed to help offset a projected 12 million dollarbudget deficit. in a statement, superintendent jose manza said the action will help to maximize diminishing resources and deliver a quality education to all students. shaun tanner is critical of how the decision was reached.shaun tanner/parent '....some of the schoolsdidn;t even have representation on the committee, like miner, which is closing didn't have anyone to speak up for it and that is just sad...."the district, having lost 200 students in each of the past four years, cited declining enrollment tied to high housing costs as part of the problem. if approved, a parcel tax will
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help offset the deficit. parents like shaun tanner plan to ask the board to reconsider it'sdecision.shaun tanner/parent"...what i want to do is unify all the school to speak with one voice and go to the board and say closing schools is not the way to do this...."rob fladeboe/san jose ".....it's not clear if there will be any layoffs associated with the closures. for no, teachers and students are to be re-assigned to other schools after attendance boundaries are re drawn in san jose rob fladeboe kron 4 news ( marty ) ( marty ) an oakland man
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who is accused of shooting an off-duty paramedic when he was 16 years old will be tried as an adult. 34-year old quinn boyer was shot and killed in the oakland hills in 2013. christian burton, is now 21. he first stood trial in 20-15 for the crime. that trial ended with a hung jury -- 7 to 5 in favor of a guilty verdict. co- defendant david mcneal was 15 at the time of the shooting. he was found guilty of first degree murder and sentenced to 48-years to ( marty ) a man with a gun stole a laptop from an east bay woman as she sat on her front porch. the brazen armed robbery happened in the quiet town of albany. kron 4's ella sogomonian has the story. (nats) homeowners on this albany block of sonoma avenue say they chose to live here because it is safe. but thursday afternoon at 2:45 a woman minding her own business on her front porch looked up
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to see a man pointing a gun at her while a second grabbed her laptop.sot: julia lee, neighbor// "i was very surprised it's a very quiet street."neighboring berkeley and oakland have seen an uptick in electronic thefts outside cafes but albany police were surprised this sort of crime has been taken to a homefront in their quiet town.sot: anne march, berkeley resident// "it's shocking this isn't the type of neighborhood people thought they were moving into and people have lived here a long time and it is certainly not the neighborhood that they knew so i think that's really sad." police say a witness told them the two black men around 19 years old and 6 feet tall drove off north on ordway street in a green chevy sedan. ( marty ) moving on to
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national news now. a republican-crafted memo ... released by the white house ... has sparked a political firestorm. the memo describes how the f-b-i sought a warrant to wiretap a former trump campaign aide. it also alleges the warrant was based on a questionable piece of opposition research on donald trump's potential ties to russia. the president hopes this memo will discredit top officials investigating him. < i think the memo - i think it's terrible. you want to know the truth? i think it's a disgrace. what's going on in this country, i think it's a disgrace. the memo was sent to congress, it was declassified. congress will do whatever they're going to do. but i think it's a disgrace what's happening in our country. >( marty ) in tweet this morning ... trump repeated that the memo is a disgrace. top officials at the f-b-i and the department of justice objected to the release of the memo because of quote "omissions of fact that fundamentally impact the memo's accuracy" ... and the actual warrants in this case are still sealed.
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some people are outraged by the way a uc berkely worker was arrested during a rally. we'll tell you what led to that arrest. live look outside... san mateo bridge. (ácommercialá) it's time for the 'ultimate sleep number event'
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or the way their boats rocked. that's how the waves and stars would speak to them. guide them. sometimes, you can find your way in the world, by getting lost in it. let your legend begin at aulani, a one-of-a-kind disney resort in hawaii in the east bay, outrage over the arrest of a uc employee at a rally. witnesses claim campus police used excessive force. kron 4's hermela aregawi spoke with witnessess and has more. chaos as uc police try to arrest david cole.the campus cook was among dozens of employees protesting unfair wages at a rally thursday. he was arrested after another man driving through the intersection claimed cole hit his car with his sign.but witnesses say that's not
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true.. and that police used excessive force in the arrest. kathryn lybarger/union presidenthe's a coworker of mine. i work here on campus. he's a cook right and to see someone like him a standup memeber of the community treated this way, with an arm around his neck slammed to the pavement //to say it's upsetting is to put it really mildly. honestly i'm outraged cole was cited and released from jail thursday evening.a union spokesperson says the 51 year old sustained injuries to the head and had to have stitches in his eyes and nose. kathryn lybarger/union presidenthe has been consistently there and involved and a contributor. he's someone we can rely on. he's always stepped in and said how can i help.we are demanding that all charges be dropped on david and actually there be reforms at uc systemwide to protect students and workers involved in peaceful protestuc's chancellor released a statement citing the allegations against cole. and adding the use of force is unfortunate and is only used when necessary to protect the community
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still ahead .. raising awareness about heart health.our health expert explains what you can do to lower the chances of heart disease. (ácommercialá)
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pressure will stay in place through the weekend and into next week. daily record highs will likely be set this weekend with periods of gusty offshore winds in the hills. long range forecast models remain dry through the middle of the month. ( marty ) for your health this morning
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...february is american heart month ...a perfect time to raise awareness about heart disease and how you can prevent it. over 600-thousand americans die of heart disease every year - that's one in every four deaths. (ááá2 shot on camááá)our health expert, karen owoc, is here to explain why winter is prime heart attack season and why heart attacks are the number one killer of women. cold air temperatures. cold hurts the heart. there are 53 percent more heart attacks in winter.
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a 16-year swedish study of more than 280,000 patients suggests that the number of heart attacks peak in winter and that air temperature is an external trigger. mixing alcohol with mixing alcohol with cold weather. drinking is especially dangerous when you're out in the cold.when cold, your blood vessels constrict, but when you drink alcohol, your vessels dilate causing all your body heat to go to your skin and out to the environment. risk of the flu. flu can cause inflammation of the heart, brain or muscle tissues; and multiple organ failure. heart attacks are six times more likely to occur seven days after a flu
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bidding goodbye to former "temptations" frontman, dennis edwards. edwards died in chicago yesterday. he sang in another motown band, the contours, before joining the temptations in 19-68 replacing david ruffin. his voice ended up defining the legendary group in a new era .. with hits including .. "cloud nine" and "papa was a rolling stone." he became a rock and roll hall- of- famer in 19-89, when the temptations were inducted. the group also received the grammy lifetime achievement award in 20-13. he was 74 years old. ( marty )(landing) a happy ending for the "red panda acrobat" whose 25-thousand dollar unicycle went missing over a week ago at s-f-o.
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the warriors say they will buy a brand new, custom-made, 7 foot unicycle for their long- time halftime performer. red panda lives in san francisco and does halftime shows all across the country -- and has plans to perform at oracle again this year during the playoffs. ( marty ) surveillance video caught a man taking the unicycle from the baggage claim at s-f-o on january 24th. police are trying to figure out if he took it accidentally or on purpose. ( marty ) prognosticating animals have made their picks for tomorrow's big game.but our four-legged football fans can't seem to agree on the winner. in cincinnati ... fiona the hippo is going with
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the eagles. the memphis zoo's panda is also picking philadelphia. but april the giraffe begs to differ -- she's all about the patriots. adlib seven adlib seven day. thats kron 4 news weekend for this saturday morning... i'm marty gonzalez. from all of us thanks for watching. join us for kron4 news weekend tomorrow morning starting at 8 o'clock ... and tonight for kron 4 news at eight. - [narrator] this edition of bay area bargains
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